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15,811 Ratings

The Departed

Directed by Martin Scorsese
United States, 2006
Crime, Drama, Thriller


A reworking of the Hong Kong action film “Infernal Affairs” into an American gangster film by the master of urban storytelling, Martin Scorsese. Two young Boston cops work undercover on perpendicular paths. One man is a mole for the mob. Another is a rat for the cops.

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The Departed Directed by Martin Scorsese

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2007 | 4 wins including: Best Achievement in Directing

2007 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Village Voice Film Poll

2006 | 2nd place: Best Supporting Actor

2006 | Nominee: Best Film

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2006 | 2 wins including: Best Director

2006 | 2nd place: Best Screenplay

2006 | 3rd place: Best Film

National Board of Review

2006 | 3 wins including: Best Acting by an Ensemble

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